Playoffs - Division III, Region 10

Watterson at Bryan

Thursday November 1, 2012 9:20 AM

Bryan and Watterson are seeded fourth and fifth, respectively, in Division III, Region 10.

Bryan mixed the running abilities of Collin Bacon with the passing of Austin Schimmoeller to go undefeated in the regular season.

The Golden Bears, who are averaging 44.1 points, have beaten three teams that went 8-2 during the regular season in Archbold (56-14 on Aug. 31), Hamler Patrick Henry (32-28 on Oct. 5) and Liberty Center (14-7 on Oct. 12).

Andy Elberson has passed for about 600 yards and rushed for 604 yards. Walter Green has a team-high 733 yards rushing and Golden, who had no carries against Jonathan Alder on Oct. 26, has rushed for 375 yards.

•Last week: Watterson overcame a 19-14 deficit in the fourth quarter in their win over Jonathan Alder. Evan Woosley scored on a 1-yard run and Green added a 62-yard touchdown run in the final quarter, as the Eagles avenged a 27-14 loss to the Pioneers a year ago.

Green rushed for 167 yards and two touchdowns on 17 rushes, Elberson had 15 rushes for 53 yards and completed five of six passes for 38 yards. Watterson outgained Jonathan Alder 293-228 in total yards.

Bryan rolled to its win over Evergreen on Oct. 26, as Bacon rushed for 163 yards and three touchdowns on 20 carries and returned a fumble 16 yards for a score, and Schimmoeller threw for 120 yards and two scores.

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